Faculty: Information and Computer Science, Linguistics
Natural Language Processing
The internship is with the company Maistering, a global start-up with strong foundations as it is funded by experienced players and following a game plan to become global leader in the new category of orchestration tooling. Maistering is leveraging AI to support business leaders to master their objectives and execution, stimulate and facilitate their teams and maximize impact today and mid-term.
Location of the internship will be at the Maistering offices either in Rotterdam or Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
The internship starts as soon as possible but not later than March 2019. The duration will be 3 to 6 months.
The internship will be conducted in an international setting, all communication will be conducted in the English language.
A compensation of 500-750 euro per month will be provided. If (occasional) travel to other than the regular office is required, travel costs will be covered.
The Research topic of this internship is AI natural language processing techniques like Text to Speech, Speech to Text, optical character recognition, speech recognition and interpretation, translation, summarizing, synthesizing, grouping, search and personal assistants.
Typical research questions include: What kind of technology solutions exist in the market, in what stage of maturity? Who are interesting start-ups in this domain? Who are the leaders? Is there a “Hype Cycle” for these technologies? What other technologies are on the same hype cycle? What is the key functionality of the identified products? Is there a (Gartner) analyst Taxonomy for this domain?